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Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello. The area is now a 125-acre State Natural Area. Fountain Lak...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Taylor home near Montello.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A view of the Montello granite quarry with Montello Lake in the background. The sign in the foreground reads, "J.T. Barrett Pays Highest Prices for Furs, M...
Description: Storefronts and pedestrians on Main Street, with Buffalo Lake in the background.
Description: View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the sho...
Description: A young man fishes on the rocky shore by the Old Mill. The Mill is three-stories high and features a cupola with a wind vane on top.
Description: "This Friday we travel 64 miles (one way) to Good Old Days Resort on Puckaway Lake, W913 West Northshore Drive, Montello."
Description: Historical marker at the site of John Muir's boyhood home, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. A woman stands next tot he marker, and the...
Description: A view from the bluff of group of men on the dredge bank of Buffalo Lake.
Description: Parade with costumed men on horses, a band being pulled in a wagon and American flags.
Description: Elevated view of parade turning from Nebraska Street onto Main Street. Women with umbrellas line the sidewalk in the foreground of the image. The Montello...
Description: View down dirt road along the shoreline of Crystal Lake. A man and a child stand under a tree's shade, near a pier where a man is seated on the dock. There...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of workers from the Montello Granite Company heading down the street to lunch after the noon whistle.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Montello, county seat of Marquette County. The granite quarry, woolen mill, and planing mill are clearly identified. A steamboat on Buf...
Description: Exterior view of front of the Montello House hotel.
Description: Sanborn Map of Montello, Page 1.
Description: View down street towards business district. At the t-intersection is a large commercial building with a turret on the second floor. Next door on the right...
Description: Crowd gathered at the Montello railroad station.
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